Job opportunity: Restorative Justice Area Co-Ordinator

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12 August 2019

Victim Support is looking for a Restorative Justice Area Co-Ordinator, to work 22.5 hours per week. The post will be based in their Bedworth Office.

Victim Support (VS) is an independent charity for people affected by crime in England and Wales. They work towards a world where people affected by crime or traumatic events get the support they need and respect they deserve.

The main purpose of the role is to deliver Restorative Justice (RJ) services across an allocated area, under the direction of the Senior Operations Manager and in accordance with the project plan. You will manage a caseload and deliver RJ interventions to meet the needs of service users (victims and offenders). You will deliver on KPIs and outcomes within the terms of grant agreement(s) and ensure the highest standards of RJ practices in accordance with the principles of the Restorative Justice Council.

To be successful in the role, you will have experience of working with vulnerable people and of working with those affected by crime. You will have knowledge and understanding of Criminal Justice processes and a proven track record of successfully managing people. You will also have demonstrable IT skills with and be able to work with Microsoft Word and Excel applications, with a proven ability to input and extract information and produce reports.

VS are committed to recruiting with care and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and Disclosed Barring Service checks will be required.

Victim Support offers competitive rewards and benefits including pension and life assurance, 25 days annual leave (pro-rata), voluntary benefits such as season ticket loans, and the opportunity to play a key role in a national charity providing world-class services to victims and witnesses and being a vital force for change.

If you have the drive to make a difference within an organisation which makes a difference they look forward to hearing from you.

Victim Support takes pride in being a diverse organisation, enriched by the participation of all individuals and communities. Diversity matters and they value it.

Pay: £15,300 per annum (£25,500 FTE per annum) + travel expenses

Contract type: Permanent Part Time (22.5 hours per week)

Location: Bedworth Police Station, High Street, Bedworth, Warwickshire CV12 9NH

Application process

Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for full details. Further information can be obtained by clicking here

Applications should be explicit enough to provide good evidence against the shortlisting criteria, which are marked in the person specification as (s). In order to apply, please create a profile in our website (jobs section), complete and submit an online application form.

Closing date: 1 September  2019